The Rutgers Scarlet Knights will travel to play the Connecticut Huskies in an NCAA college football game set for Saturday afternoon.
Kick off time from Connecticut is set for 12PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by ESPNU.
The point spread from this college football game has the road side Rutgers Scarlet Knights favored by -2 ½ points with a total of 48 ½ points.
Rutgers is 5-5 and one win away from bowl eligibility following a 41-17 road defeat last week to the Central Florida Knights as a +20 point betting odds underdog. The game came in at under 59 ½ points. The Scarlet Knights could not overcome a 28-14 first half deficit.
The team put up just 221 offensive yards with 69 running for 3 ½ yards per run. They had trouble sustaining drives going 3 of 14 on third down. Gary Nova completed 11 of 34 passes for 107 yards and a pick. On defense Rutgers allowed the Central Florida offense 452 yards with 118 running for under 3 yards per run attempt.
Connecticut broke a nine game losing streak to move to 1-9 on the 2013 campaign with a 28-21 road victory last week to the Temple Owls as a +6 ½ point betting odds underdog. The game went under 53 ½ points. The Huskies went down 21-0 at the half then outscored the Owls 28-0 in the second half.
The Huskies offense put up 234 yards with 124 running for 3 yards per run. Casey Cochran hit on 8 of 18 passes for 111 yards with a touchdown and pick. The Connecticut defense allowed Temple 372 yards with 92 running for under 3 yards per rush. The Huskies has one turnover and forced three away from the Owls.